WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus hastatus (Ljungman, 1867)

212951 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212951)
alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: as for A. integer, but differs in...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: as for A. integer, but differs in arrangement of disc scales and shape of the arm plates. Richmond, 1997. Disc covered by imbricating plates forming a distinct border along the margin; one infradental and three lateral papillae on each side of the jaw; dorsal arm plates broader than long, distal margin convex; three pointed lateral arm spines; two tentacle scales (Sastry, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean (also western indian Ocean), depth range 0-7 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal (Sastry, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia and Persian Gulf (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Stöhr, S. (2007). Amphioplus hastatus (Ljungman, 1867). In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212951 on 2017-11-23

Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z
checked

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basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ljungman, A. (1867). Ophiuroidea viventia huc usque cognita enumerat. Öfversigt af Kgl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 1866. 23(9): 303-336. [details]   

source of synonymy Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: as for A. integer, but differs in arrangement of disc scales and shape of the arm plates. Richmond, 1997. Disc covered by imbricating plates forming a distinct border along the margin; one infradental and three lateral papillae on each side of the jaw; dorsal arm plates broader than long, distal margin convex; three pointed lateral arm spines; two tentacle scales (Sastry, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean (also western indian Ocean), depth range 0-7 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal (Sastry, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia and Persian Gulf (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus: (Lymanella) A.M. Clark, 1970 A.M. Clark, 1970.
Type locality: off Mozambique (as 'off Mossambique'). Holotype (probable) whereabouts undetermined (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Type species: Amphipholis hastata Ljungman, 1867. [details]